Next live show: Fran Leadon
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Next live show: Fran Leadon

  They say the neon lights are bright On Broadway /They say there’s always magic on your shoes. Or something. Confirm this with architectural historian Fran Leadon, author of “Broadway: a history of New York in 13 miles.” Plus music from Paper Anniversary. And not just interstitially. Your ticket admits you to a full performance … Continue reading »

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Episode 217: Edmund White

  Much admired for his his autobiographical novels, including A Boy’s Own Story, and his work on French literature and culture, he is unashamed of his youthful craving for fame, noting: “If you say it in French, ‘gloire,’ it sounds better.” Well, sure: what doesn’t? A conversation at La Maison Française with music from Rich Jenkins.  PERSON: … Continue reading »